October 18, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Join Future Tense and Alvaro Bedoya for a screening and discussion of the 1992 film Sneakers.
October 17, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us to explore the hidden lives of these American heroes and what their stories can tell us about women in computer science today.
October 5, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Future Tense and the New America Fellows Program host Franklin Foer to discuss the role big tech companies play in our lives.
October 4, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A new book by Franklin Foer argues there has been a quiet revolution in terms of who controls knowledge and information.
September 28, 2017
9:00 am - 10:45 am
Join Future Tense to consider how innovations in technology are reimagining the way we treat mental illness.
September 20, 2017
Join New America for a screening of the 1997 science fiction film, Gattaca, which explores the widespread deployment of genetic engineering.
July 13, 2017
Join New America and Rep. Ted Lieu for a screening and discussion of the 2014 BAFTA-nominated film Ex Machina.
June 29, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The authors of The Second Machine Age are back with a new book on the key forces driving our increasingly digital age.
June 14, 2017
Bring your dog and join us for a conversation about what dogs think!
April 27, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Join Future Tense in Washington, D.C., as we gather the experts who are reassessing how we understand, prevent, and treat cancer.
March 29, 2017
Emerging technologies are changing the way we speak, write, and communicate. Will language be richer or poorer for it?
March 28, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Algorithms tell us what to read, where to go, and whom to date…but do we really understand them?